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Product Name: Bruce Dark N Rich Wax W 5-Old Product
Form: liquid
Product Category: Home maintenance » wood » Wax
Home maintenance » wood wax » Finish
Inside the Home » wood » Wax
Customer Service: 901-775-0100
Date Entered: 1997-05-01
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Manufacturer: Barr & Co., Inc., W.M.
Address: 2101 Channel Avenue
City: Memphis
State: TN
Zip Code: 37501
Telephone Number: 800-238-2672
Fax Number: 800-621-9508
Toll Free Number: 800-398-3892
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-27
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The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the (Material) Safety Data Sheet, (M)SDS, prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the (M)SDS. (What is an (M)SDS?)
Health Effects
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Warnings: CAUTION! COMBUSTIBLE, KEEP AWAY FROM HEAT, SPARKS, FLAME ANDALL OTHER SOURCES OF IGNITION. USE ONLY WITH ADEQUATE VENTILATION.- to prevent build up of vapor. DANGER! Harmful or fatal if swallowed. Contain Petroleum Distillates. Reports have associated repeated and prolonged over exposure to solvents with neurological and other physical damage. Do not take internally. Avoid prolonged or repeated breathing of vapor. Avoid contact with eyes or prolonged contact with skin. Prolonged contact with skin may cause irritation. Rinse off skin after use. Close container after each use. Do not reuse this container. FIRST AID: IF SWALLOWED, do not induce vomiting. Call your poison control center, hospital emergency room or physician immediately. IN CASE OF EYE CONTACT, immediately flush with water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation persists, get medical attention. Keep out of Reach of Children. Bar Code: 0-00988-03285-7.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS
Inhalation: May cause dizziness, headache, eye irritation, weakness, nausea, muscle twitches, and depression of central nervous system. Severe overexposure may cause convulsions, unconsciousness, and death. Eye Contact: May cause irritation. Skin Contact: None known. Ingestion: Harmful or fatal if swallowed. May cause nausea, weakness, vomiting, muscle twitches, gastrointestinal irritation, diarrhea, unconsciousness, convulsions, and death.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS
Reports have associated repeated and prolonged overexposure to solvents with neurological and other physiological damage. Prolonged contact with skin may cause skin irritation and temporary blurred vision. May cause dyspnea, cough, chest pain
Carcinogenicity: From MSDS
Ingredients in this product are not listed on California's Prop 65 list: ***Chemicals known to the State to cause cancer or reproductive toxicity.***
The components in this mixture are not listed as carcinogens by NTP, IARC and OSHA.
Health Rating: 2.
Flammability Rating: 2
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 1992-07-20
Handling: From MSDS
Keep container tightly closed when not in use. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not store near flames or at elevated temperatures. Read carefully all cautions and directions on product label before use. Since empty container retains residue, follow all label warnings even after container is empty. Dispose of container according to all regulations. Do not reuse this container.
Disposal: From MSDS
Dispose of in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local regulations.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Stoddard solvent008052-41-395-100
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